10 Candidates are vying for Miss Delaware 2022 Crown: Meet Governor John Carney Today on June 15th

Result: WINNER: Grace Otley Miss Delaware 2022

Allison Dayton 1st Runner-up Miss Delaware 2022, Miss Brandywine 2022
Imani Cummings 2nd Runner-up Miss Delaware 2022, Miss Coastal Bay 2022
Caroline Scalora 3rd Runner-up Miss Delaware 2022, Miss Tri-County 2022

Results: TOP 4 Miss Delaware 2022


Special Awards:

Miss Delaware 2022 COMPETITION Fundraising: Cassandra DiMattia ($250)
MAO Empowerment: Imani Cummings ($1000)
Academic: Allison Dayton ($250)

Carol Maclary Excellence in Education:
3rd Place- Imani Cummings ($500)
2nd Place-Grace Otley ($750)
Winner- Allison Dayton & Kristen Greenly (Tie - $1000 each)

Debi Wilson Community Service: Caroline Scalora ($500)
Peoples Choice: Imani Cummings ($4,455.50)
Miss Congeniality: Kristen Greenly ($250)
STEM: Caroline Scalora ($250)
Women In Business: Lydia Cole ($500)
Overall Interview: Allison Dayton ($500)
Non-Finalist Interview: Kara Scarangella ($300)
Overall Talent: Imani Cummings ($500)
Non-Finalist Talent: Francisca Moreno ($300)
Overall Social Impact: Imani Cummings ($350)
Non-Finalist Social Impact: Francisca Moreno ($250)

3rd Runner Up: Caroline Scalora ($2,000)
2nd Runner Up: Imani Cummings ($2,500)
1st Runner Up: Allison Dayton ($3,000)
Miss Delaware 2022: Grace Otley ($12,000)
*All Non-Finalists ($300)*

2021 Miss Delaware Sophie Phillips is going to crown her successor at the end of Grand Finale on Friday, June 17, 2022 at Milton Theater which commences from 6:30 PM. Who will be new queen to compete at Miss America 2023?
Check The List of Ten Candidates and Guess!!!

Wed, June 15, 2022: Governor John Carney with Miss Delaware 2021 and Miss Delaware's Outstanding Teen 2022 joined the 2022 Miss Delaware Candidates today at Legislative Hall!
Thank you to Governor Carney, the House of Representatives and the State Senate for meeting with our candidates and titleholders today and making this visit so memorable!


Miss Delaware Scholarship Organization has informed "It’s time for People's Choice! This is your chance to have your voice heard in who you think exemplifies the qualities of Miss Delaware as a leader, servant, and role model for young people. This year, the winner of People's Choice will earn a cash prize."

2019–20 Miss Delaware Hillary May crowned Sophie Phillips Miss Delaware 2021 at Milton Theater Milton, Delaware on Fri, June 25, 2021.
Sophie Phillips Miss Delaware 2021 represented Delaware state at Miss America 2022 at the Mohegan Sun in Uncasville, Connecticut on Thurs, Dec 16, 2021.
2021 Miss Delaware Sophie Phillips Miss Milford, 25 is Bear native who has Piano Talent and Winner Equity and Justice Finalist
2019–20 Miss Delaware Hillary May Miss Hockessin, 23, native of Mount Vernon, Posey County, Indiana performed her Vocal Talent I Could Have Danced All Night.

Delaware is still waiting for Miss America Crown and highest placements till now are 4 TOP 10 Miss Americas:
Lois Anne Alava Miss America 1954 & Miss Delaware 1953
Catherine Lawton Miss America 1973 & Miss Delaware 1972
Debora Rica Lipford Miss America 1977 & Miss Delaware 1976
Kayla Martell Miss America 2011 & Miss Delaware 2010

Pageant Details & Schedules:

Venue: Milton Theater, located at Address: 110 Union St, Milton, Delaware, 19968

Schedule: Miss Delaware Rehearsals Wednesday, June 15, 2022 at 9:00 AM to 6:30 PM, More information will be provided to the candidates as the date gets closer.

Judges & Jury: 2022 Judging Panel helping select next Miss Delaware, in Chair, Miss Delaware 2014, Brittany Lewis, curating the amazing panel.

The First Judge Miss Delaware 2022 Rachel Marie Brooks Atkins. Rachel has been involved with the Miss America Organization as a contestant, volunteer, and judge for more than 15 years. Rachel served as Miss Pennsylvania 2007 and was a non-finalist talent award winner at the Miss America Competition.

Miss Delaware 2022 Judge Charles Youn, who currently serves as the Director, Alumni Impact at Teach for America New York. Previously, Charles worked as the Chief of Staff of a multi-generational wealth Family Office with holdings in over 70 portfolio companies.

Judge Miss Delaware 2022 Pamela S. Gockle is an internationally known speaker, author, humorist, and businesswoman with over 30 years of experience. Pam co-founded a media technology company, currently serving as CEO and Director of Media Technology.

Judge Miss Delaware 2022 Antoine Hall is no stranger to the stage, screen, or microphone. This Philadelphia native attended the historic Freedom Theatre, receiving training in drama, voice, and dance. Antoine has shared the stage with such artists as Stephanie Mills, Monica, and Josh Groban.

Judge Miss Delaware 2022 Jenny De Tore. Jenny is the Founder and Owner of Powerhouse Dance, a New Jersey-based studio that offers 20+ classes per month with over 1,500 dancers and 25 instructors. After graduating from college, Jenny worked at a Big 4 global accounting firm in New York City.

Miss Delaware 2022 Competition, Friday, June 17, 2022 at 6:30 PM to 11:30 PM
Join us at the Milton Theater for our 81st Miss Delaware Competition. Young women from across the state will compete for title & various scholarships. The winner of Miss Delaware 2022 will compete in the national Miss America 2023 competition held later this year.

Tickets: www.eventbrite.com/e/miss-delaware-pageant-tickets-340259694907

Online Vote: www.missde.org/missde-peopleschoice

Crowning By: Sophie Phillips Miss Delaware 2021


Have you voted for your favorite candidate for People's Choice today??
Go to URL www.missde.org/missde-peopleschoice
*note: the personalized links for candidates may have changed since you last visited, please confirm you have the correct individual candidate link by following the link above to the overal page.

10 Candidates vying for Miss Delaware 2022 Crown

  1. Lydia Cole Miss University 2022, Social Initiative - Break the Silence, Stop the Violence: Fighting against Sexual Violence at Universities, Future Doctor, EMT, CNA, Survivor, Cat mommy, In love and TikTok: @lydiaxara
  2. Kara Scarangella, Miss Milford. From Milford, Kara attends the University of Delaware, where they will soon be graduating with a degree in International Relations, with an Arabic Minor. In the fall, she will begin working towards her Master's Degree in Applied Intelligence from Georgetown University. During the competition, Kara will be competing as a speed painter. Her social impact initiative is Del-Aware: The Fight Against Human Trafficking.
  3. Samantha Mason Miss Eastern Shore 2022, Fighting to protect the mental health of LGBTQ+ youth
  4. Allison Dayton Miss Brandywine 2022, 3rd Runner-up to Miss Delaware 2021, Active Aging: Bridging the Generational Gap
  5. Kristen Greenly Miss Capital 2022 Miss Diamond State 2020-2021 Social Impact: The Future of Children; Social Emotional Learning
  6. Grace Otley Miss Dover 2022, Advocating for the social impact initiative of Teaching Others to Love Themselves Through Music!
  7. Francisca Moreno Miss Cape Henlopen. Originally from Rockville, MD
  8. Cassandra DiMattia Miss Blue Hen. From Lewes, Cassandra is a student at Florida Southern College with a major in Exercise Science. During the competition, Cassandra will be competing with a Spoken Word talent. Her social impact initiative is Paint the Town Gold: Childhood Cancer Awareness.
  9. Imani Cummings Miss Coastal Bay 2022, 2nd Runner-up Miss Delaware 2021 and Advocate for Special Needs
  10. Caroline Scalora Miss Tri-County 2022, a Candidate for Miss Delaware 2022, Lending a H.A.N.D. - Helping Address Nourishment in Delaware